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Mudeford Quay

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Chichester Way | Mudeford, Highcliffe, Christchurch, England
+44 7889 703519
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Great fun!

So much fun, for anyone of age, the beach, the play park, catching crabs or lobsters, the cafe, the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
SamMG91
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London, United Kingdom
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Crab Fishing Spot

We came here with my 2 children and they loved the crab fishing spot at the end of the quay. The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Matt L
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Mudeford Quay is a small beautiful corner of the Borough of Christchurch in Dorset, England. Situated at the entrance of Christchurch Harbour, Mudeford Quay benefits from spectacular views along the coast, over to the Needles on the Isle of Wight & back to Christchurch town. Mudeford Quay is made up of two areas, the Quay itself and Mudeford Spit, a natural sandbank which leads to Hengisbury Head all the way to Boscombe & Bournemouth. The Quay is a hub of activity with beautiful beaches, the lush grassed area ideal for picnics and enjoying the beautiful scenery and the Quayside itself which has a small shops, a pub, a fish stall and plenty of vantage points to watch the world go by.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“clams” (84 reviews)
“crab fishing” (64 reviews)
“hengistbury head” (130 reviews)
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Chichester Way | Mudeford, Highcliffe, Christchurch, England
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+44 7889 703519
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"hengistbury head"
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"catching crabs"
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"isle of wight"
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"fish shop"
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"lifeboat station"
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"cockles"
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"catch the ferry"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So much fun, for anyone of age, the beach, the play park, catching crabs or lobsters, the cafe, the gift shop, kite flying, sailing, fishing...... there’s something for everyone!!

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came here with my 2 children and they loved the crab fishing spot at the end of the quay. The staff at the fish mongers are very helpful and pleasant. Great place for a walk and run of you prefer.Overall a fantastic morning out....More

Thank Matt L
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been coming here for our evening walk for many years. Beautiful quay and scenery, boating, fishing and crabbing. There is a reasonably price cafe for a good lunch of just a cuppa. The ferry goes to Mudeford Spit several times a day where...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst visiting relatives and returning to Christchurch we decided to get the Bournemouth boats trip to Mudeford. I have happy childhood memories of here and love returning, we had time on the beach, admires the views towards the Sea and over the marshes towards Christchurch,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pay and display carpark reasonably priced. Carpark spaces very tight and not enough in summer months. Toilets are as you would expect from lots of use. Shop selling small gifts and things for crabbing. Could do with more benches. Good access for buggies and wheelchairs....More

1  Thank SpfJ
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come down two days in a row. We got parked easily at about 9.30am. But did fill up quick after 10ish. We did try catching crabs both day for the first time. It was great. Our 11 year old daughter loved it. We spent...More

Thank KlmCooper
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place for a 2 or 3 hour visit where the kids can drop a line over the sea wall and catch small crabs. At the right time you can see the tide race into the harbour. There is a ferry boat ride to...More

Thank Anthony H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place have lived here most of my life but have noticed in recent years how popular it has become and which means it's too busy and very expensive if you want to park and eat/drink. Be careful on clifftop above avon beach between April...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice area to sit and watch the boating activity, try your hand at crabbing or walk along the beach. Shop and pub nearby and there’s a holiday park above the car park. Ideal location to eat your fish and chips and watch people crabbing.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped to the quay from a bus tour - mainly to have a meal at the Pub. very busy sunny afternoon and a good spot from which to catch the ferry to the bech and onwards to Christchurch.

2  Thank Naishcombe
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Lucie E
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Response from GordonBeasley | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I dont have any but I think either the local council or a local estate agent maybe worth a try. Good luck
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Lucie E
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I think majority of them are privately owned
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